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authorTails developers <amnesia@boum.org>2013-10-24 01:21:21 +0200
committerTails developers <amnesia@boum.org>2013-10-24 01:31:57 +0200
commit0622d13caf578a9582246b5be7223c3c3df467b4 (patch)
tree8452ab6c36e52426eb588b99862e3df9542d8a41
parent8185465474acb3554a507550621f5b21a920dabc (diff)
Adapt the doc to consider SD cards as well as USB sticks
- Rename Tails installer into Tails Installer - Say Tails Installer instead of the Tails Installer - Talk about "USB stick or SD card", or "Tails device" - Device must be of at least 4 GB - Mention that installation does not secure delete old data
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/about.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/contribute/design/persistence.mdwn6
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/contribute/design/usb_installation.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/contribute/how/translate.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/contribute/release_process/test.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/about/features.mdwn2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/about/requirements.mdwn3
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/advanced_topics/virtualization.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps.index.mdwn18
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/bug_reporting/tails_does_not_start.mdwn2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.de.po12
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.es.po12
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.fr.po12
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.mdwn10
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.pt.po12
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.mdwn8
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux.mdwn28
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac.mdwn2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows.mdwn2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.de.po8
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.es.po8
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.fr.po8
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.mdwn6
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.pt.po8
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/configure.mdwn8
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/delete.mdwn14
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/warnings.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/shutdown.mdwn2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_installation.mdwn45
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro.mdwn6
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.mdwn4
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/linux.mdwn29
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/windows.mdwn25
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_upgrade.mdwn42
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/get.index.mdwn2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/upgrade.de.po47
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/upgrade.es.po41
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/upgrade.fr.po47
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/upgrade.html13
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/doc/upgrade.pt.po45
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/download.html38
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/index.html2
-rw-r--r--wiki/src/support/known_issues.mdwn18
43 files changed, 218 insertions, 401 deletions
diff --git a/wiki/src/about.mdwn b/wiki/src/about.mdwn
index 6de70a9..888cc96 100644
--- a/wiki/src/about.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/about.mdwn
@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@ Tails is a live system that aims to preserve your privacy and anonymity. It
helps you to use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship almost anywhere you go and on any
computer but leaving no trace unless you ask it to explicitly.
-It is a complete operating system designed to be used from a DVD or a USB stick
+It is a complete operating system designed to be used from a DVD, USB stick, or SD card
independently of the computer's original operating system. It is [[Free
Software|doc/about/license]] and based on [[Debian GNU/Linux|http://www.debian.org/]].
@@ -66,7 +66,7 @@ Use anywhere but leave no trace
Using Tails on a computer doesn't alter or depend on the operating system
installed on it. So you can use it in the same way on your computer, a
-friend's or one at your local library. After removing your Tails DVD or USB stick
+friend's or one at your local library. After shutting down Tails,
the computer can start again on its usual operating system.
Tails is configured with special care to not use the computer's hard-disks,
diff --git a/wiki/src/contribute/design/persistence.mdwn b/wiki/src/contribute/design/persistence.mdwn
index 0ee1d0d..2929d92 100644
--- a/wiki/src/contribute/design/persistence.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/contribute/design/persistence.mdwn
@@ -153,7 +153,7 @@ User interface
A *Configure persistent storage* menu entry is the entry point to the
*bootstrap persistent storage* UI. This UI allows the user to set up
a persistent storage container in the free space left on the USB stick
-by [[our USB installer|usb_installation]].
+by [[Tails Installer|usb_installation]].
Choosing persistence is something *activelly* opt-in, i.e. "I want
this, I read the documentation for related information, then run the
@@ -169,14 +169,14 @@ Setting up a Tails persistent volume means:
* detect the device Tails is running from
* error out if not running from USB
-* error out unless Tails was installed using the USB installer (i.e.
+* error out unless Tails was installed using Tails Installer (i.e.
unless it's running from a GPT partition labeled `Tails`)
* error out if the device Tails is running from already has
a persistent volume
* ask the user an encryption passphrase (welcome bonus: pointing to
the relevant documentation about choosing a *strong* passphrase)
* create a LUKS-encrypted partition on the Tails USB stick
- - uses all the free space left by the USB installer
+ - uses all the free space left by Tails Installer
- labeled `TailsData`
- create a filesystem in the encrypted container
- give ownership on the filesystem to the default Tails user
diff --git a/wiki/src/contribute/design/usb_installation.mdwn b/wiki/src/contribute/design/usb_installation.mdwn
index 41f9b30..265cbfe 100644
--- a/wiki/src/contribute/design/usb_installation.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/contribute/design/usb_installation.mdwn
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
Tails is easily installed to a USB storage device
by cloning an existing Tails system that is running from CD or USB.
-Tails installer also supports upgrades from an ISO image or from
+Tails Installer also supports upgrades from an ISO image or from
the currently running Tails system.
The choice between possible destination
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ available removable storage devices.
Upgrades
========
-The USB installer is able to do full upgrades of an already installed
+Tails Installer is able to do full upgrades of an already installed
USB stick. During the needed operations, everything except the Tails system
partition is left untouched.
diff --git a/wiki/src/contribute/how/translate.mdwn b/wiki/src/contribute/how/translate.mdwn
index 6284f66..bf659a8 100644
--- a/wiki/src/contribute/how/translate.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/contribute/how/translate.mdwn
@@ -67,7 +67,7 @@ Further:
translators](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/greeter/plain/README.translators)
- Tails Persistence Setup:
[PO files](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/persistence-setup/tree/po)
- - Tails installer:
+ - Tails Installer:
[PO files](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/liveusb-creator/tree/po)
- Whisperback:
[PO files](https://git-tails.immerda.ch/whisperback/tree/po),
@@ -97,7 +97,7 @@ official repositories.
Various bits of texts can be translated:
* **Custom programs** (Tails Greeter, Tails Persistence Setup, Tails
- installer and Whisperback): each one has its own [[Git
+ Installer and Whisperback): each one has its own [[Git
repository|contribute/git]], where PO files live in the `po`
directory. Some have a `README.translators` at the root of their
source tree: please read it.
diff --git a/wiki/src/contribute/release_process/test.mdwn b/wiki/src/contribute/release_process/test.mdwn
index ee9a9b8..d935b32 100644
--- a/wiki/src/contribute/release_process/test.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/contribute/release_process/test.mdwn
@@ -261,7 +261,7 @@ correctly.
* on DVD
- After booting from DVD, remove Tails boot medium and check that the
memory erasure process is started (`Loading new kernel`, at least).
- The USB tests are bellow, in the USB installer section.
+ The USB tests are bellow, in the Tails Installer section.
Testing that the needed files are really mapped in memory, and the
erasing process actually works, involves a more complicated
@@ -329,7 +329,7 @@ on a non-PAE one, then close [[!tails_todo test_suite:_sdmem_job_waiting]].
* Make sure the Tails repository unversioned suites (e.g. `testing`,
`stable` and `devel`) are *not* in APT sources.
-# USB Installer/Upgrader
+# Tails Installer
All this was successfully reviewed at commit cdbbf4d8.
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/about/features.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/about/features.mdwn
index e191013..3559b80 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/about/features.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/about/features.mdwn
@@ -59,7 +59,7 @@ Encryption & Privacy
--------------------
* [LUKS](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LUKS) and [[!wikipedia Palimpsest]] to
- install and use encrypted storage devices, e.g. for USB sticks
+ install and use encrypted storage devices, for example USB sticks
* [GnuPG](http://gnupg.org/), the GNU implementation of OpenPGP for email and
data encyption and signing
* [[TrueCrypt|encryption_and_privacy/truecrypt]] a disk encryption
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/about/requirements.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/about/requirements.mdwn
index 451ed0d..0b20de8 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/about/requirements.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/about/requirements.mdwn
@@ -3,8 +3,7 @@
Tails should work on any reasonably recent PC computer, say manufactured after 2005.
Here is a detailed list of requirements:
-- Either **a DVD reader** or possibility to **boot from a USB stick** or an
- external USB DVD reader.
+- Either **an internal or external DVD reader** or the possibility to **boot from a USB stick or SD card**.
- Tails requires an <span class="definition">[[!wikipedia x86]]</span>
compatible processor: **<span class="definition">[[!wikipedia
IBM_PC_compatible]]</span>** and others but not <span
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/advanced_topics/virtualization.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/advanced_topics/virtualization.mdwn
index fa38c0b..137b1b0 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/advanced_topics/virtualization.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/advanced_topics/virtualization.mdwn
@@ -41,8 +41,8 @@ machine: there could be a [[bug|support/found_a_problem]] in the
virtualization detection software Tails uses... or something really
weird is happening.
-If you are unsure, and if you can afford it, just run Tails from a DVD
-or USB stick.
+If you are unsure, and if you can afford it, run Tails from a DVD,
+USB stick or SD card instead.
Tips and tricks
===============
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps.index.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps.index.mdwn
index 2f97ea3..825cd25 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps.index.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps.index.mdwn
@@ -1,12 +1,12 @@
- - [[!traillink Installing_onto_a_USB_Stick|first_steps/usb_installation]] (recommended)
- - [[!traillink Manually_Installing_onto_a_USB_Stick|first_steps/manual_usb_installation]],
- for [[!traillink Linux|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux]],
- for [[!traillink Windows|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows]]
- for [[!traillink Mac|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac]]
- - [[!traillink Uninstalling_Tails_or_Resetting_a_USB_Stick|first_steps/usb_reset]],
- for [[!traillink Linux|first_steps/usb_reset/linux]],
- for [[!traillink Windows|first_steps/usb_reset/windows]]
- - [[!traillink Upgrading_a_Tails_USB_Stick|first_steps/usb_upgrade]]
+ - [[!traillink Installing_onto_a_USB_Stick_or_SD_card|first_steps/usb_installation]] (recommended)
+ - [[!traillink Manually_Installing_onto_a_USB_Stick_or_SD_card|first_steps/manual_usb_installation]],
+ using [[!traillink Linux|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux]],
+ using [[!traillink Windows|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows]]
+ using [[!traillink Mac|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac]]
+ - [[!traillink Uninstalling_Tails_or_resetting_a_USB_Stick_or_SD_card|first_steps/usb_reset]],
+ using [[!traillink Linux|first_steps/usb_reset/linux]],
+ using [[!traillink Windows|first_steps/usb_reset/windows]]
+ - [[!traillink Upgrading_a_Tails_USB_Stick_or_SD_card|first_steps/usb_upgrade]]
- [[!traillink Start_Tails|first_steps/start_tails]]
- [[!traillink Startup_Options|first_steps/startup_options]]
- [[!traillink Administration_Password|first_steps/startup_options/administration_password]]
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/bug_reporting/tails_does_not_start.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/bug_reporting/tails_does_not_start.mdwn
index fa35182..9fa517a 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/bug_reporting/tails_does_not_start.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/bug_reporting/tails_does_not_start.mdwn
@@ -29,7 +29,7 @@ starting Tails.
3. From which media are you trying to start Tails: DVD, USB stick
[[installed manually|/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation]], USB
stick [[installed with Tails
- installer|/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation]]? Keep in mind
+ Installer|/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation]], SD card? Keep in mind
that, we do not support any other installation method than the ones
listed above.
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.de.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.de.po
index 31cfd73..5488d99 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.de.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.de.po
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -19,11 +19,11 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
-"It is recommended to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
-"Tails onto a USB stick. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
-"running Tails, and be able to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">Tails installer</span> on a second USB stick.\n"
+"It is recommended to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails Installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
+"Tails onto a USB stick or SD card. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
+"running Tails, and be able to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span> on a second device.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.es.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.es.po
index 31cfd73..5488d99 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.es.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.es.po
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -19,11 +19,11 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
-"It is recommended to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
-"Tails onto a USB stick. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
-"running Tails, and be able to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">Tails installer</span> on a second USB stick.\n"
+"It is recommended to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails Installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
+"Tails onto a USB stick or SD card. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
+"running Tails, and be able to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span> on a second device.\n"
msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.fr.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.fr.po
index 18d12dd..277de02 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.fr.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.fr.po
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: 2012-09-27 11:07-0000\n"
"Last-Translator: \n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -24,11 +24,11 @@ msgstr ""
#| "running Tails, and be able to use the\n"
#| "<span class=\"application\">Tails USB installer</span> on a second USB stick.\n"
msgid ""
-"It is recommended to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
-"Tails onto a USB stick. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
-"running Tails, and be able to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">Tails installer</span> on a second USB stick.\n"
+"It is recommended to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails Installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
+"Tails onto a USB stick or SD card. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
+"running Tails, and be able to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span> on a second device.\n"
msgstr ""
"L'utilisation de\n"
"<span class=\"application\">[[l'installeur USB de Tails|usb_installation]]</span> est recommandée\n"
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.mdwn
index 842bcb0..3ca4245 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.mdwn
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
-It is recommended to use the
-<span class="application">[[Tails installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install
-Tails onto a USB stick. But you might need to use this technique to get a first
-running Tails, and be able to use the
-<span class="application">Tails installer</span> on a second USB stick.
+It is recommended to use
+<span class="application">[[Tails Installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install
+Tails onto a USB stick or SD card. But you might need to use this technique to get a first
+running Tails, and be able to use
+<span class="application">Tails Installer</span> on a second device.
**This technique does not allow you to set up a persistent volume.**
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.pt.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.pt.po
index 707efbc..604d60f 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.pt.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro.pt.po
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: 2012-11-06 15:49-0300\n"
"Last-Translator: Tails Developers <amnesia@boum.org>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -24,11 +24,11 @@ msgstr ""
#| "running Tails, and be able to use the\n"
#| "<span class=\"application\">Tails USB installer</span> on a second USB stick.\n"
msgid ""
-"It is recommended to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
-"Tails onto a USB stick. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
-"running Tails, and be able to use the\n"
-"<span class=\"application\">Tails installer</span> on a second USB stick.\n"
+"It is recommended to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">[[Tails Installer|usb_installation]]</span> to install\n"
+"Tails onto a USB stick or SD card. But you might need to use this technique to get a first\n"
+"running Tails, and be able to use\n"
+"<span class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span> on a second device.\n"
msgstr ""
"É recomendável usar o <span class=\"application\">[[Tails USB installer|usb_installation]]</span>\n"
"para instalar o Tails em uma memória USB. Apesar disso pode ser que você tenha que utilizar esta técnica\n"
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.mdwn
index b593f48..241daba 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.mdwn
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
-[[!meta title="Manually Installing onto a USB Stick"]]
+[[!meta title="Manually installing onto a USB Stick or SD card"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro" raw="yes"]]
- - [[Instructions for Linux|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux]]
- - [[Instructions for Windows|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows]]
- - [[Instructions for Mac|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac]]
+ - [[Manual installation using Linux|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux]]
+ - [[Manual installation using Windows|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows]]
+ - [[Manual installation using Mac|first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac]]
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux.mdwn
index 59f67b5..0b8f5bc 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/linux.mdwn
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-[[!meta title="Manually installing onto a USB stick, for Linux"]]
+[[!meta title="Manual installation using Linux"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro" raw="yes"]]
@@ -15,26 +15,32 @@ package. To install it, you can execute the following command:
<a id="step_2"></a>
-<h2 class="bullet-number-two">Find out the device name of the USB stick</h2>
+<h2 class="bullet-number-two">Find out the device name of the device</h2>
The device name should be something like `/dev/sdb`, `/dev/sdc`, etc.
If you are not sure about the exact device name, with GNOME, do the
following:
- 1. Unplug the USB stick.
+ 1. Make sure that the USB stick or SD card onto which you want to
+ install Tails is unplugged.
+
1. Open <span class="application">GNOME Disk Utility</span> from the menu
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">System Tools</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Disk Utility</span>
</span>
- 1. <span class="application">Disk Utility</span> lists all the current storage devices on the
- left side of the screen.
- 1. Plug back the USB stick. A new device should appear in the list of
- storage devices. Select it with the cursor.
- 1. Check that the description of the device corresponds to your USB
- stick, its brand, its size, etc. on the right side of the screen.
+
+ 1. <span class="application">Disk Utility</span> lists all the current storage devices in the
+ left pane of the window.
+
+ 1. Plug the USB stick or SD card onto which you want to install Tails.
+
+ A new device appears in the list of storage devices. Click on it.
+
+ 1. In the right pane of the window, verify that the device corresponds
+ to your device, its brand, its size, etc.
[[!img destination_device_description.png link=no alt="Drive description containing: 'Device: /dev/sdc'"]]
@@ -78,13 +84,13 @@ Then complete the command and execute it.
</div>
If you don't see any error message, Tails is being copied
-onto the USB stick. The whole process might take some time, generally a few
+onto the device. The whole process might take some time, generally a few
minutes.
<div class="next">
<p>Once the command prompt reappears, you can shutdown your computer, and
-[[start Tails|/download/#start]] from this new USB stick.</p>
+[[start Tails|/download/#start]] from this new device.</p>
</div>
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac.mdwn
index 5c5ebab..0284cbb 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac.mdwn
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-[[!meta title="Manually installing onto a USB stick, for Mac"]]
+[[!meta title="Manual installation using Mac"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro" raw="yes"]]
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows.mdwn
index edde63a..7f999c7 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/windows.mdwn
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-[[!meta title="Manually installing onto a USB stick, for Windows"]]
+[[!meta title="Manual installation using Windows"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation.intro" raw="yes"]]
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.de.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.de.po
index 8283fc1..bc56e29 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.de.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.de.po
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -24,9 +24,9 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
-"If you have started Tails from a USB stick, you can create a\n"
-"persistent volume in the free space left on the USB stick by the <span\n"
-"class=\"application\">Tails installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
+"If you start Tails from a USB stick or SD card, you can create a\n"
+"persistent volume in the free space left on the device by <span\n"
+"class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
"volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.\n"
msgstr ""
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.es.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.es.po
index 8283fc1..bc56e29 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.es.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.es.po
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -24,9 +24,9 @@ msgstr ""
#. type: Plain text
#, no-wrap
msgid ""
-"If you have started Tails from a USB stick, you can create a\n"
-"persistent volume in the free space left on the USB stick by the <span\n"
-"class=\"application\">Tails installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
+"If you start Tails from a USB stick or SD card, you can create a\n"
+"persistent volume in the free space left on the device by <span\n"
+"class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
"volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.\n"
msgstr ""
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.fr.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.fr.po
index 359c1be..71fad4e 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.fr.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.fr.po
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: sPACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: 2013-01-02 11:28-0000\n"
"Last-Translator: amnesia <amnesia@boum.org>\n"
"Language-Team: sLANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -29,9 +29,9 @@ msgstr "[[!meta title=\"Persistance\"]]\n"
#| "class=\"application\">Tails USB installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
#| "volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.\n"
msgid ""
-"If you have started Tails from a USB stick, you can create a\n"
-"persistent volume in the free space left on the USB stick by the <span\n"
-"class=\"application\">Tails installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
+"If you start Tails from a USB stick or SD card, you can create a\n"
+"persistent volume in the free space left on the device by <span\n"
+"class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
"volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.\n"
msgstr ""
"Si vous avez démarré Tails depuis une clé USB, vous pouvez créer\n"
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.mdwn
index ca9043a..5b8e783 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.mdwn
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
[[!meta title="Persistence"]]
-If you have started Tails from a USB stick, you can create a
-persistent volume in the free space left on the USB stick by the <span
-class="application">Tails installer</span>. The files in the persistent
+If you start Tails from a USB stick or SD card, you can create a
+persistent volume in the free space left on the device by <span
+class="application">Tails Installer</span>. The files in the persistent
volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.
You can use this persistent volume to store different kinds of files:
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.pt.po b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.pt.po
index 9f3e6ad..2e1614e 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.pt.po
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence.pt.po
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
msgid ""
msgstr ""
"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-09-29 11:45+0200\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2013-10-24 01:20+0300\n"
"PO-Revision-Date: 2012-11-06 16:12-0300\n"
"Last-Translator: Tails Developers <amnesia@boum.org>\n"
"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
@@ -28,9 +28,9 @@ msgstr "[[!meta title=\"Persistência\"]]\n"
#| "class=\"application\">Tails USB installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
#| "volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.\n"
msgid ""
-"If you have started Tails from a USB stick, you can create a\n"
-"persistent volume in the free space left on the USB stick by the <span\n"
-"class=\"application\">Tails installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
+"If you start Tails from a USB stick or SD card, you can create a\n"
+"persistent volume in the free space left on the device by <span\n"
+"class=\"application\">Tails Installer</span>. The files in the persistent\n"
"volume are saved and remain available across separate working sessions.\n"
msgstr ""
"Se você iniciou o Tails, versão 0.11 ou superior, a partir de um pendrive, você pode criar um\n"
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/configure.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/configure.mdwn
index 6572fe8..04c645c 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/configure.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/configure.mdwn
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ Creating the Persistent Volume
When run for the first time, or after [[deleting the persistent
volume|delete]], the assistant proposes to create a new persistent volume on
-the USB stick from which Tails is running.
+the device from which Tails is running.
1. The persistent volume is an encrypted partition protected by a passphrase.
Specify a passphrase of your choice in both the
@@ -41,8 +41,8 @@ Passphrase</span> text boxes.
<div class="bug">
<strong>If the creation is interrupted before it finishes</strong>, you may not
-be able to start Tails from this USB stick any more. This can happen if you
-close the window of the wizard or unplug the USB stick during the creation of
+be able to start Tails from this device any more. This can happen if you
+close the window of the wizard or unplug the USB stick or SD card during the creation of
the persistent volume. [[Delete|first_steps/usb_reset]] and
[[reinstall|first_steps/usb_installation]] Tails to fix this issue.
@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ the persistent volume. [[Delete|first_steps/usb_reset]] and
Persistent Volume Features
==========================
-When run from a USB stick that already has a persistent volume, the assistant
+When run from a Tails device that already has a persistent volume, the assistant
shows a list of the possible persistent features. Each feature corresponds to a
set a files to be saved in the persistent volume.
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/delete.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/delete.mdwn
index 48a0aa0..b0b44d8 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/delete.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/delete.mdwn
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/persistence.caution" raw="yes"]]
-To delete the persistent volume of a USB stick, choose
+To delete the persistent volume of a Tails device, choose
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
@@ -11,7 +11,7 @@ To delete the persistent volume of a USB stick, choose
This can be useful in order to delete all the files saved to the persistent
volume in a single operation. You can later create a new persistent volume on
-the same USB stick without having to reinstall Tails.
+the same device without having to reinstall Tails.
<div class="caution">
@@ -19,17 +19,17 @@ the same USB stick without having to reinstall Tails.
old persistent volume using [[data
recovery techniques|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion#why]].</strong>
For more security, start Tails from another media, and do the following
-operations on the USB stick that you want to delete securely:
+operations on the device that you want to delete securely:
<ol>
<li>[[Create an encrypted partition|encryption_and_privacy/encrypted_volumes]]
-on the whole USB stick. This step deletes both Tails and the persistent volume
-from the USB stick.</li>
+on the whole device. This step deletes both Tails and the persistent volume
+from the device.</li>
<li>[[Securely clean all the available disk
space|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion#clean_disk_space]] on this new encrypted
partition.</li>
-<li>[[Reinstall Tails|usb_installation]] on the USB stick.</li>
-<li>Start Tails from the USB stick and [[create a new persistent
+<li>[[Reinstall Tails|usb_installation]] on the device.</li>
+<li>Start Tails from the device and [[create a new persistent
volume|persistence/configure]].</li>
</ol>
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/warnings.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/warnings.mdwn
index c39e22a..8c666b5 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/warnings.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/persistence/warnings.mdwn
@@ -7,8 +7,8 @@
Storing Sensitive Documents
===========================
-**The persistent volume is not hidden.** An attacker in possession of the USB
-stick can know that there is a persistent volume on it. Take into consideration
+**The persistent volume is not hidden.** An attacker in possession of
+the device can know that there is a persistent volume on it. Take into consideration
that you can be forced or tricked to give out its passphrase.
Note also that **secure deletion does not work as expected on USB sticks.**<br/>
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/shutdown.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/shutdown.mdwn
index 2b417ed..867f911 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/shutdown.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/shutdown.mdwn
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ see [[!tails_ticket 5447]].
<div class="bug">
This method does not work [[after using the <span class="application">Tails
-USB installer</span>|support/known_issues#index10h2]], see
+Installer</span>|support/known_issues#index10h2]], see
[[!tails_ticket 5677]].
</div>
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_installation.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_installation.mdwn
index fc25b9a6..2ceb868 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_installation.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_installation.mdwn
@@ -1,50 +1,57 @@
-[[!meta title="Installing onto a USB Stick"]]
+[[!meta title="Installing onto a USB Stick or SD card"]]
-Tails includes a custom USB installer.
+Tails includes a custom installer for USB sticks and SD cards.
-In order to use <span class="application">Tails installer</span>, you need
-to start Tails from another media, and clone it onto the USB stick that you want
-to install. You can either:
+In order to use <span class="application">Tails Installer</span>, you need
+to start Tails from another media, and clone it onto the device of your
+choice, USB stick or SD card. To do that, you can either:
- **[[Burn a Tails DVD|download#support]]** (recommended).
- - **Use another Tails USB stick**, for example from a friend.
+ - **Use another Tails USB stick or SD card**, for example from a friend.
- **[[Manually install Tails onto another USB
- stick|manual_usb_installation]]**, if you can't use a DVD.
+ stick or SD card|manual_usb_installation]]**, if you cannot use a DVD.
-Using <span class="application">Tails installer</span> allows you to
+Using <span class="application">Tails Installer</span> allows you to
later **[[create a persistent volume|persistence]]** in the free space
-left on the USB stick. This requires a USB stick of **at least 2 GB**.
+left on the device. This requires a USB stick or SD card of **at least 4 GB**.
Instructions
============
<div class="caution">
-<p><strong>All the content of the destination USB stick will be lost in the operation.</strong></p>
-<p><strong>This operation will not clone the persistent volume of the USB stick which is being cloned.</strong></p>
+<ul>
+<li><strong>All the data on the installed device will be
+lost.</strong></li>
+<li><strong>This operation does not [[securely
+delete|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion]] the lost data on the
+installed device.</strong></li>
+<li><strong>This operation does not copy the persistent volume of the
+device which is being cloned.</strong></li>
+</ul>
</div>
-1. Start Tails from another media than the USB stick
+1. Start Tails from another media than the device, USB stick or SD card,
onto which you want to install Tails.
2. Choose
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
- <span class="guimenuitem">Tails installer</span>
+ <span class="guimenuitem">Tails Installer</span>
</span>
- to start <span class="application">Tails installer</span>.
+ to start <span class="application">Tails Installer</span>.
-3. To install onto a new USB stick, click on the <span class="button">Clone &
+3. To install onto a new device, click on the <span class="button">Clone &
Install</span> button.
-4. Plug the USB stick onto which you want to install Tails.
+4. Plug the device onto which you want to install Tails.
- A new device, which corresponds to the USB stick, appears in the
+ A new device, which corresponds to the USB stick or SD card, appears in the
<span class="guilabel">Target Device</span> drop-down list.
-5. Choose the USB stick from the <span class="guilabel">Target Device</span>
+5. Choose this new device from the <span class="guilabel">Target Device</span>
drop-down list.
6. To start the installation, click on the <span class="button">Create Live
@@ -56,6 +63,6 @@ USB</span> button.
<div class="next">
<p>After the installation completes, you can [[start Tails|/download/#start]]
-from this new USB stick.</p>
+from this new device.</p>
</div>
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro.mdwn
index 50b5546..3daed46 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro.mdwn
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
-To uninstall Tails from a USB stick, and use it for something else, you have to
+To uninstall Tails from a USB stick or SD card, and use it for something else, you have to
reset it.
-**The content of the USB stick will be lost in the operation,** but an attacker
-might still be able to tell that Tails was installed on the USB stick using
+**The content of the device will be lost in the operation,** but an attacker
+might still be able to tell that Tails was installed on that device using
[[data recovery techniques|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion]] unless you
[[securely clean all the available disk space|encryption_and_privacy/secure_deletion#usb_and_ssd]]
afterwards.
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.mdwn
index 38bffe8..e35378a 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset.mdwn
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
-[[!meta title="Uninstalling Tails or Resetting a USB Stick"]]
+[[!meta title="Uninstalling Tails or resetting a USB Stick or SD card"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro" raw="yes"]]
- - [[Instructions for Linux with Gnome: Ubuntu, Debian, Tails, etc.|usb_reset/linux]]
+ - [[Instructions for Linux with GNOME: Ubuntu, Debian, Tails, etc.|usb_reset/linux]]
- [[Instructions for Windows|usb_reset/windows]]
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/linux.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/linux.mdwn
index c3a7a0d..7d444be 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/linux.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/linux.mdwn
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-[[!meta title="Resetting a USB Stick, for Linux"]]
+[[!meta title="Resetting a USB stick or SD card using Linux"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro" raw="yes"]]
@@ -16,7 +16,7 @@ point you are not sure about which device to choose, stop proceeding.
</div>
-1. Make sure that the USB stick that you want to reset is unplugged.
+1. Make sure that the USB stick or SD card that you want to reset is unplugged.
2. Choose
<span class="menuchoice">
@@ -29,14 +29,13 @@ point you are not sure about which device to choose, stop proceeding.
A list of all the storage devices on the computer appears in the left pane
of the window.
-3. Plug the USB stick that you want to reset.
+3. Plug the USB stick or SD card that you want to reset.
- A new device appears in the list of storage devices in the left pane of the
- window. This new device corresponds to the USB stick that you plugged in.
- Click on it.
+ A new device appears in the list of storage devices. This new device
+ corresponds to the USB stick or SD card that you plugged in. Click on it.
-4. In the right pane of the window, verify that the device corresponds to the USB
- stick that you want to reset, its brand, its size, etc.
+4. In the right pane of the window, verify that the device corresponds
+ to the device that you want to reset, its brand, its size, etc.
5. To reset the device, click on the <span class="button">Format the drive</span> button.
@@ -47,24 +46,24 @@ point you are not sure about which device to choose, stop proceeding.
7. In the confirmation dialog, click on the <span class="button">Format</span>
button to confirm.
-8. To make sure that all the changes are written to the USB stick, click on the
+8. To make sure that all the changes are written to the device, click on the
<span class="button">Safe Removal</span> button in the right pane.
-Resetting a Tails USB stick from itself
-=======================================
+Resetting a Tails device from itself
+====================================
-If Tails is your only Linux system, you can generally reset a Tails USB stick
-directly from that USB stick running Tails.
+If Tails is your only Linux system, you can generally reset a Tails USB stick or SD card
+directly from that device while running Tails.
1. When starting Tails, add the <span class="command">toram</span> boot
option in the <span class="application">boot menu</span>. For detailed
instructions, see the documentation on [[using the <span
class="application">boot menu</span>|startup_options#boot_menu]].
-2. If Tails starts as usual, follow the instructions for [[resetting a USB stick
+2. If Tails starts as usual, follow the instructions for [[resetting a USB stick or SD card
using <span class="application">Disk
Utility</span>|linux#disk_utility]].
**If the system fails to start**, that means that the computer does not have
enough memory for this operation mode. Try with another computer, or find
- another Linux system, such as another Tails USB stick, to do the reset from.
+ another Linux system, such as another Tails device, to do the reset from.
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/windows.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/windows.mdwn
index c757c07..ce025cf 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/windows.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_reset/windows.mdwn
@@ -1,11 +1,11 @@
-[[!meta title="Resetting a USB Stick, for Windows"]]
+[[!meta title="Resetting a USB stick or SD card using Windows"]]
[[!inline pages="doc/first_steps/usb_reset.intro" raw="yes"]]
<div class="bug">
<strong>The following instructions do not work on Windows XP.</strong><br/>
-The version of Diskpart does not list removable disks.
+The version of <span class="application">Diskpart</span> on Windows XP does not list removable disks.
</div>
@@ -19,7 +19,7 @@ If at some point you are not sure about the disk number, stop proceeding.
</div>
-1. Make sure that the USB stick that you want to reset is unplugged.
+1. Make sure that the USB stick or SD card that you want to reset is unplugged.
1. Click on the <span class="button">Start</span> button, and choose <span
class="menuchoice">All Programs&nbsp;▸ Accessories&nbsp;▸ Command
@@ -43,10 +43,10 @@ If at some point you are not sure about the disk number, stop proceeding.
-------- ---------- ------- ------- --- ---
Disk 0 Online 80 GB 0 B
-4. Plug the USB stick that you want to reset. Run the <span
+4. Plug the USB stick or SD card that you want to reset. Run the <span
class="command">list disk</span> command again.
- A new disk, which corresponds to the USB stick, appears in the list.
+ A new disk, which corresponds to that device, appears in the list.
For example:
@@ -57,22 +57,23 @@ If at some point you are not sure about the disk number, stop proceeding.
Disk 0 Online 80 GB 0 B
Disk 1 Online 4 GB 0 B
- Make sure that its size corresponds to the size of the USB that you want to
+ Make sure that its size corresponds to the size of the device that you want to
reset. Note down the disk number assigned by <span
- class="application">Diskpart</span> to the USB stick.
+ class="application">Diskpart</span> to the device.
-5. To select the USB stick, execute the following command: <span
+5. To select the device, execute the following command: <span
class="command">select disk=<span class="replaceable">number</span></span>.
Replace <span class="replaceable">number</span> by the disk number of the
- USB stick that you want to reset.
+ device that you want to reset.
-6. Execute the <span class="command">clean</span> command to remove all partitioning structures from the USB stick.
+6. Execute the <span class="command">clean</span> command to delete the
+ partition table from the device.
7. Execute the <span class="command">convert mbr</span> command to
- give the USB stick a partition table.
+ create a new partition table on the device.
8. Execute the <span class="command">create partition primary</span>
- command to create a new primary partition on the stick.
+ command to create a new primary partition on the device.
Troubleshooting
===============
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_upgrade.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_upgrade.mdwn
index e84a936..2f33d6a 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_upgrade.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/first_steps/usb_upgrade.mdwn
@@ -1,44 +1,44 @@
-[[!meta title="Upgrading a Tails USB Stick"]]
+[[!meta title="Upgrading a Tails USB Stick or SD card"]]
-<span class="application">Tails installer</span> also allows you to upgrade
-a USB stick to a newer version of Tails.
+<span class="application">Tails Installer</span> also allows you to upgrade
+a USB stick or SD card to a newer version of Tails.
-The following techniques only work if the USB stick was installed using
-<span class="application">Tails installer</span>. **The persistent storage
-on the USB stick will be preserved.** There are two methods to do the upgrade:
+The following techniques only work if the device, USB stick or SD card, was installed using
+<span class="application">Tails Installer</span>. **The persistent storage
+on the device will be preserved.** There are two methods to do the upgrade:
- - [[Upgrade by cloning from another USB stick|usb_upgrade#clone]] which already
+ - [[Upgrade by cloning from another device|usb_upgrade#clone]] which already
runs a newer version of Tails
- [[Upgrade from an ISO image|usb_upgrade#from_iso]] of a newer version of
Tails
As for the installation, you need to start
-<span class="application">Tails installer</span> from another media than the
-USB stick that you want to upgrade.
+<span class="application">Tails Installer</span> from another media than the
+device that you want to upgrade.
<a id="clone"></a>
Clone & Upgrade
===============
-1. Start Tails from the USB that you want to clone from.
+1. Start Tails from the device, USB stick or SD card, that you want to clone from.
2. Choose
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
- <span class="guimenuitem">Tails installer</span>
+ <span class="guimenuitem">Tails Installer</span>
</span>
- to start <span class="application">Tails installer</span>.
+ to start <span class="application">Tails Installer</span>.
3. Choose <span class="guilabel">Clone & Upgrade</span>.
-4. Plug the USB stick that you want to upgrade.
+4. Plug the device that you want to upgrade.
- A new device, which corresponds to the USB stick, appears in the
+ A new device, which corresponds to the USB stick or SD card, appears in the
<span class="guilabel">Target Device</span> drop-down list.
-5. Choose the USB stick from the <span class="guilabel">Target Device</span>
+5. Choose the device from the <span class="guilabel">Target Device</span>
drop-down list.
6. To start the upgrade, click on the <span class="button">Create Live
@@ -52,25 +52,25 @@ Clone & Upgrade
Upgrade from ISO
================
-1. Start Tails from another media than the USB stick
+1. Start Tails from another media than the device, USB stick or SD card,
that you want to upgrade.
2. Choose
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Tails</span>&nbsp;▸
- <span class="guimenuitem">Tails installer</span>
+ <span class="guimenuitem">Tails Installer</span>
</span>
- to start <span class="application">Tails installer</span>.
+ to start <span class="application">Tails Installer</span>.
3. Choose <span class="guilabel">Upgrade from ISO</span>.
-4. Plug the USB stick that you want to upgrade.
+4. Plug the device that you want to upgrade.
- A new device, which corresponds to the USB stick, appears in the
+ A new device, which corresponds to the USB stick or SD card, appears in the
<span class="guilabel">Target Device</span> drop-down list.
-5. Choose the USB stick from the <span class="guilabel">Target Device</span>
+5. Choose the device from the <span class="guilabel">Target Device</span>
drop-down list.
6. Click on the <span class="guilabel">Browse</span> button to specify the
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/get.index.mdwn b/wiki/src/doc/get.index.mdwn
index 6f943b9..b472528 100644
--- a/wiki/src/doc/get.index.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/doc/get.index.mdwn
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@
- [[Using Linux with the command line|get/verify_the_iso_image_using_the_command_line]]
- [[Using other operating systems|get/verify_the_iso_image_using_other_operating_systems]]
- [[Trusting Tails signing key|get/trusting_tails_signing_key]]
- - [[Burn a DVD or install onto a USB stick|download#media]]
+ - [[Burn a DVD or install onto a USB stick or SD card|download#media]]
- [[Stay tuned|download#stay_tuned]]
- [[Start Tails!|download#start]]
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.de.po b/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.de.po
deleted file mode 100644
index f0f31d2..0000000
--- a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.de.po
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,47 +0,0 @@
-# SOME DESCRIPTIVE TITLE
-# Copyright (C) YEAR Free Software Foundation, Inc.
-# This file is distributed under the same license as the PACKAGE package.
-# FIRST AUTHOR <EMAIL@ADDRESS>, YEAR.
-#
-#, fuzzy
-msgid ""
-msgstr ""
-"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2011-06-09 15:25-0600\n"
-"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
-"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
-"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
-"Language: \n"
-"MIME-Version: 1.0\n"
-"Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8\n"
-"Content-Transfer-Encoding: ENCODING\n"
-
-#. type: Content of: outside any tag (error?)
-msgid "[[!meta title=\"Upgrade\"]]"
-msgstr "[[!meta title=\"Upgrade\"]]"
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "Upgrading Tails is just like installing it for the first time:"
-msgstr "Tails zu upgraden funktioniert genauso wie die Erstinstallation:"
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a DVD, just burn a new one; time to get a DVD-RW to "
-"ease the process?"
-msgstr ""
-"wenn du Tails von einer DVD aus benutzt, brenn einfach eine neue; oder ist es "
-"etwa an der Zeit sich eine wiederbeschreibbare DVD (DVD-RW) zu kaufen, um sich "
-"den Vorgang erheblich leichter zu machen?"
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a USB stick, just install the latest version on it; "
-"<strong>beware</strong>: any personal data stored on the stick will be lost!"
-msgstr ""
-"wenn du Tails auf einem USB-Stick benutzt, installiere einfach die neueste "
-"Version drüber; <strong>aufpassen</strong>: jegliche persönlichen Daten die "
-"auf dem Stick gespeichert sind gehen verloren!"
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "The [[download]] page explains how to proceed."
-msgstr "Die [[Download-Seite|download]] erklärt wie es weitergeht."
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.es.po b/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.es.po
deleted file mode 100644
index e70dd51..0000000
--- a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.es.po
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,41 +0,0 @@
-# SOME DESCRIPTIVE TITLE
-# Copyright (C) YEAR Free Software Foundation, Inc.
-# This file is distributed under the same license as the PACKAGE package.
-# FIRST AUTHOR <EMAIL@ADDRESS>, YEAR.
-#
-#, fuzzy
-msgid ""
-msgstr ""
-"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2011-06-09 15:25-0600\n"
-"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
-"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
-"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
-"Language: \n"
-"MIME-Version: 1.0\n"
-"Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8\n"
-"Content-Transfer-Encoding: ENCODING\n"
-
-#. type: Content of: outside any tag (error?)
-msgid "[[!meta title=\"Upgrade\"]]"
-msgstr ""
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "Upgrading Tails is just like installing it for the first time:"
-msgstr ""
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a DVD, just burn a new one; time to get a DVD-RW to "
-"ease the process?"
-msgstr ""
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a USB stick, just install the latest version on it; "
-"<strong>beware</strong>: any personal data stored on the stick will be lost!"
-msgstr ""
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "The [[download]] page explains how to proceed."
-msgstr ""
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.fr.po b/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.fr.po
deleted file mode 100644
index 3dd06e8..0000000
--- a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.fr.po
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,47 +0,0 @@
-# SOME DESCRIPTIVE TITLE
-# Copyright (C) YEAR Free Software Foundation, Inc.
-# This file is distributed under the same license as the PACKAGE package.
-# FIRST AUTHOR <EMAIL@ADDRESS>, YEAR.
-#
-msgid ""
-msgstr ""
-"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2011-06-09 15:25-0600\n"
-"PO-Revision-Date: 2010-11-24 04:53+0100\n"
-"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
-"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
-"Language: \n"
-"MIME-Version: 1.0\n"
-"Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8\n"
-"Content-Transfer-Encoding: ENCODING\n"
-
-#. type: Content of: outside any tag (error?)
-msgid "[[!meta title=\"Upgrade\"]]"
-msgstr "[[!meta title=\"Mise à jour\"]]"
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "Upgrading Tails is just like installing it for the first time:"
-msgstr ""
-"Mettre à jour Tails, c'est exactement comme de l'installer pour la\n"
-"première fois :"
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a DVD, just burn a new one; time to get a DVD-RW to "
-"ease the process?"
-msgstr ""
-"si vous utilisez Tails sur un DVD, gravez-en simplement un\n"
-"nouveau... c'est peut-etre le moment de se procurer des DVD-RW ;)"
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a USB stick, just install the latest version on it; "
-"<strong>beware</strong>: any personal data stored on the stick will be lost!"
-msgstr ""
-"si vous utilisez Tails sur une clé USB, installez-y simplement la\n"
-"dernière version. <strong>Attention</strong> : les données que vous\n"
-"avez stockées sur la clé seront perdues !"
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "The [[download]] page explains how to proceed."
-msgstr "La page [[télécharger|download]] explique comment procéder."
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.html b/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.html
deleted file mode 100644
index 09bd142..0000000
--- a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.html
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,13 +0,0 @@
-[[!meta title="Upgrade"]]
-
-<p>Upgrading Tails is just like installing it for the first time:</p>
-
-<ul>
- <li>if you are using Tails on a DVD, just burn a new one; time to get a
- DVD-RW to ease the process?</li>
- <li>if you are using Tails on a USB stick, just install the latest version
- on it; <strong>beware</strong>: any personal data stored on the stick will be lost!</li>
-</ul>
-
-<p>The [[download]] page explains how to proceed.</p>
-
diff --git a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.pt.po b/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.pt.po
deleted file mode 100644
index 719461a..0000000
--- a/wiki/src/doc/upgrade.pt.po
+++ /dev/null
@@ -1,45 +0,0 @@
-# SOME DESCRIPTIVE TITLE
-# Copyright (C) YEAR Free Software Foundation, Inc.
-# This file is distributed under the same license as the PACKAGE package.
-# FIRST AUTHOR <EMAIL@ADDRESS>, YEAR.
-#
-#, fuzzy
-msgid ""
-msgstr ""
-"Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2012-05-17 15:08+0300\n"
-"PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
-"Last-Translator: FULL NAME <EMAIL@ADDRESS>\n"
-"Language-Team: LANGUAGE <LL@li.org>\n"
-"Language: \n"
-"MIME-Version: 1.0\n"
-"Content-Type: text/plain; charset=UTF-8\n"
-"Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit\n"
-
-#. type: Content of: outside any tag (error?)
-msgid "[[!meta title=\"Upgrade\"]]"
-msgstr "[[!meta title=\"Atualização\"]]"
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "Upgrading Tails is just like installing it for the first time:"
-msgstr "A atualização do Tails é feita da mesma forma que a instalação:"
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a DVD, just burn a new one; time to get a DVD-RW "
-"to ease the process?"
-msgstr "se você estiver usando Tails em um DVD, simplesmente grave um novo; "
-"talvez seja hora de conseguir um DVD-RW para facilitar o processo?"
-
-#. type: Content of: <ul><li>
-msgid ""
-"if you are using Tails on a USB stick, just install the latest version on "
-"it; <strong>beware</strong>: any personal data stored on the stick will be "
-"lost!"
-msgstr "se você estiver usando Tails em uma memória USB, simplesmente instale "
-"a última versão nela; <strong>atenção:</strong> quaisquer dados pessoais "
-"armazenados na memória serão perdidos!"
-
-#. type: Content of: <p>
-msgid "The [[download]] page explains how to proceed."
-msgstr "A página de [[download]] explica como proceder."
diff --git a/wiki/src/download.html b/wiki/src/download.html
index 58a66d4..2c1e321 100644
--- a/wiki/src/download.html
+++ b/wiki/src/download.html
@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@ share it without restriction.</strong>
<p>You will download Tails in the form of an <span
class="definition">[[!wikipedia ISO_image desc="ISO image"]]</span>: a
single file that you will later burn on a DVD or install onto a USB
- stick.</p>
+ stick or SD card.</p>
<div id="http">
@@ -199,15 +199,15 @@ share it without restriction.</strong>
<h1 class="bullet-number-four">Install or upgrade Tails</h1>
- <h2>Upgrading Tails on a USB stick</h2>
+ <h2>Upgrading Tails on a USB stick or SD card</h2>
- <p>If you already have an older version of Tails installed onto a USB stick,
+ <p>If you already have an older version of Tails installed onto a USB stick or SD card,
follow the [[upgrade instructions|doc/first_steps/usb_upgrade]]
from the documentation.</p>
<h2>Installing Tails</h2>
- <p>You can either burn Tails onto a DVD or install it onto a USB stick.</p>
+ <p>You can either burn Tails onto a DVD or install it onto a USB stick or SD card.</p>
<h3>Burning a DVD</h3>
<ul>
@@ -225,26 +225,24 @@ share it without restriction.</strong>
image by the Tails ISO image you downloaded and ignore the part on
verifying the data integrity since you've already done that.</p>
- <h3>Installing onto a USB stick</h3>
+ <h3>Installing onto a USB stick or SD card</h3>
- <p><strong>The content of the USB stick will be lost in the
+ <p><strong>The content of the device will be lost in the
operation.</strong></p>
<ul>
- <li>An attacker with physical access to your USB stick or through a
+ <li>An attacker with physical access to your device or through a
virus could alter your Tails.</li>
- <li>USB sticks can be reused across different versions of Tails.</li>
+ <li>USB sticks and SD cards can be upgraded to future versions of Tails.</li>
<li>You can use [[persistence|doc/first_steps/persistence]]
- and store documents and configuration in an encrypted
- persistent storage on the same USB stick.</li>
- <li>USB sticks are smaller to fit in your pocket.</li>
- <li>Older computers might not be able to start from a USB stick.</li>
- <li>This technique also works for <span
- class="definition">[[!wikipedia SD_card desc="SD cards"]]</span>.</li>
+ and store your documents and configuration in an encrypted
+ persistent volume on the same device.</li>
+ <li>USB sticks and SD cards are smaller to fit in your pocket.</li>
+ <li>Some older computers might not be able to start from a USB stick or SD card.</li>
<li>Some USB sticks, SD cards, or SD card adapters have a
read-only switch that can prevent your Tails from
being altered, but be aware that this protection is most probably not
- ensured by the SD card itself: do not rely on untrusted computers to
+ ensured by the device itself: do not rely on untrusted computers to
respect this feature.</li>
</ul>
@@ -310,11 +308,11 @@ share it without restriction.</strong>
<h1 class="bullet-number-six">Start Tails!</h1>
- <p>Now that you have a Tails DVD or USB stick you can shutdown your
+ <p>Now that you have a Tails device you can shutdown your
computer and start using Tails without altering your existing operating
system.</p>
- <p><strong>If you're using a DVD:</strong> Put the Tails DVD into the
+ <p><strong>If you are using a DVD:</strong> Put the Tails DVD into the
CD/DVD-drive and restart the computer. You should see a welcome screen
prompting you to choose your language.</p>
@@ -324,8 +322,8 @@ share it without restriction.</strong>
href="https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BootFromCD#BIOS%20is%20not%20set%20to%20boot%20from%20CD%20or%20DVD%20drive">
BIOS settings</a>.</p>
- <p><strong>If you're using a USB stick:</strong> Shutdown the computer,
- plug your USB stick and start the computer. You should see a welcome
+ <p><strong>If you are using a USB stick or SD card:</strong> Shutdown the computer,
+ plug your device and start the computer. You should see a welcome
screen prompting you to choose your language.</p>
<p>If your computer does not automatically do so, you might need to edit
@@ -335,7 +333,7 @@ share it without restriction.</strong>
booting to edit your BIOS settings. You need to edit the Boot Order.
Depending on your computer you should see an entry for 'removable drive'
or 'USB media'. Move this to the top of the list to force the computer
- to attempt to boot from USB before booting from the hard disk. Save your
+ to attempt to start from your device before starting from the internal hard disk. Save your
changes and continue.</p>
<p>For more detailed instruction on how to boot from USB you can read <a
diff --git a/wiki/src/index.html b/wiki/src/index.html
index 2bc41ff..43a8598 100644
--- a/wiki/src/index.html
+++ b/wiki/src/index.html
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
<p>
Tails is a [[!wikipedia desc="live operating system" Live_USB]], that
-you can start on almost any computer from a DVD or a USB stick.
+you can start on almost any computer from a DVD, USB stick, or SD card.
It aims at preserving your <strong>privacy</strong> and
<strong>anonymity</strong>, and helps you to:
</p>
diff --git a/wiki/src/support/known_issues.mdwn b/wiki/src/support/known_issues.mdwn
index dd6093a..8d5e79c 100644
--- a/wiki/src/support/known_issues.mdwn
+++ b/wiki/src/support/known_issues.mdwn
@@ -12,7 +12,7 @@ Problems starting Tails
Acer Travelmate 8573T-254G50M
-----------------------------
-Does not start on USB sticks created using the Tails installer.
+Does not start on USB sticks created using Tails Installer.
Booting from DVD works fine.
Apple hardware
@@ -23,7 +23,7 @@ For the moment, Tails has a very limited support for Apple hardware.
Most recent Apple hardware does not boot without UEFI, and currently
Tails does not start with UEFI. See [[!tails_todo UEFI desc="the corresponding ticket"]].
-See also [[manual USB installation with
+See also [[manual installation using
Mac|doc/first_steps/manual_usb_installation/mac]] for more compatibility
reports, as well as [[!tails_bug
Some_old_Macbooks_running_Lion_10.7_not_booting_Lion..can_we_get_booting_fixed___63__
@@ -38,7 +38,7 @@ legacy boot support, enable 'Launch CSM' under boot (menu).
Dell Inc. Latitude E6430/0CPWYR
-------------------------------
-Does not start on USB sticks created using the Tails installer.
+Does not start on USB sticks created using Tails Installer.
With BIOS versions A03 06/03/2012
@@ -47,11 +47,11 @@ Error message: `Invalid partition table!`
Dell XPS L702X/03RG89, Samsung RV520
------------------------------------
-Does not start on USB sticks created using the Tails installer.
+Does not start on USB sticks created using Tails Installer.
We were reported that the legacy BIOS shipped on these systems doesn't
-know how to deal with the GPT partition scheme installed by the Tails
-installer.
+know how to deal with the GPT partition scheme installed by Tails
+Installer.
<http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/laptop/f/3518/p/19392884/20010995.aspx>
@@ -100,10 +100,10 @@ Tails does not consistently [[!tails_todo
more_efficient_memory_wipe desc="erase all system memory as it
should"]].
-After using the Tails installer, the "emergency shutdown" doesn't work.
------------------------------------------------------------------------
+After using Tails Installer, the "emergency shutdown" doesn't work
+------------------------------------------------------------------
-The Tails installer messes a bit too much with the USB devices for the
+Tails Installer messes a bit too much with the USB devices for the
"emergency shutdown on media removal" feature to continue working after using
it. If you believe this feature is critical for the session you're running, we
advice you to reboot Tails.